The following bibliography has been generated by bringing together all references provided by our content partners. There may be duplication.

References

  • 1996. database, NODC Taxonomic Code
  • 1998. website, Mammal Species of the World
  • Banks, R. C., R. W. McDiarmid, A. L. Gardner, and W. C. Starnes. 2003. Checklist of Vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada
  • Banks, R. C., R. W. McDiarmid, A. L. Gardner, and W. C. Starnes. 2003. Checklist of Vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada
  • Banks, R. C., R. W. McDiarmid, and A. L. Gardner. 1987. Checklist of Vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada. Resource Publication, no. 166
  • Banks, R. C., R. W. McDiarmid, and A. L. Gardner. 1987. Checklist of Vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada. Resource Publication, no. 166. 79
  • Cochran, G. R., and N. G. Solomon. 2000. Effects of food supplementation on the social organisation of prarie voles (Microtus ochrogaster). Journal of Mammalogy 81:746-757.
  • Damuth, J. 1993. Cope's rule, the island rule and the scaling of mammalian population density. Nature 365:748-750.
  • Desy, E. A., G. O. Batzli, and L. Jike. 1989. Comparison of Vole Movements Assessed by Live Trapping and Radiotracking. Journal of Mammalogy 70:652-656.
  • Dewsbury, D. A., D. J. Baumgardener, R. L. Evans, and D. G. Webster. 1980. Sexual Dimorphism for Body Mass in 13 Taxa of Muroid Rodents Under Laboratory Conditions. Journal of Mammalogy 61:146-149.
  • Fitch, H. S. 1957. Aspects of reproduction and development in the praire vole (Microtus ochrogaster). Publications of the Museum of Natural History of the University of Kansas 10:129-161.
  • Gaulin, S. J. C., and R. W. Fitzgerald. 1988. Home-Range Size as a Predictor of Mating Systems in Microtus. Journal of Mammalogy 69:311-319.
  • Getz, L. L., B. McGuire, T. Pizzuto, J. E. Hofmann, and B. Frase. 1993. Social-Organization of the Prairie Vole (Microtus ochrogaster). Journal of Mammalogy 74:44-58.
  • Getz, L., C. Carter. 1996. Prairie vole partnerships. American Scientist, 84: 56-62.
  • Hahus, S. C., and K. G. Smith. 1990. Food habits of Blarina, Peromyscus, and Microtus in relation to an emergence of periodical cicadas (Magicada). Journal of Mammalogy 71:249-252.
  • Hahus, S. C., and K. G. Smith. 1990. Food-Habits of Blarina, Peromyscus, and Microtus in Relation to an Emergence of Periodical Cicadas (Magicicada). Journal of Mammalogy 71:249-252.
  • Harvey, M. J., and R. W. Barber. 1965. Home range of Microtus ochrogaster as determined by a modified minimum area method. Journal of Mammalogy 46:398-402.
  • Hayssen, V., A. V. Tienhoven, and A. V. Tienhoven. 1993. Asdell's Patterns of Mammalian Reproduction: A Compendium of Species-Specific Data. Cornell University Press, Ithaca, New York, USA.
  • Heske, E. J., and R. S. Ostfeld. 1990. Sexual Dimorphism in Size, Relative Size of Testes, and Mating Systems in North-American Voles. Journal of Mammalogy 71:510-519.
  • Jike, L., G. O. Batzli, and L. L. Getz. 1988. Home Ranges of Prairie Voles as Determined by Radiotracking and by Powdertracking. Journal of Mammalogy 69:183-186.
  • Kelt, D. A., and D. H. Van Vuren. 2001. The Ecology and Macroecology of Mammalian Home Range Area. American Naturalist 157:637-645.
  • Kurta, A. 1995. Mammals of the Great Lakes Region. Ann Arbor, Michigan: The University of Michigan Press.
  • L. D. Harris and L. Paur, A quantitative food web analysis of a shortgrass community, Technical Report No. 154, Grassland Biome. U.S. International Biological Program (1972), from p. 17.
  • Lesnar, D. 1997. "Prairie Vole (*Microtus ochrogaster*)" (On-line). Accessed 28 November 2001 at http://www.northern.edu/natsource/MAMMALS/Prairi1.htm.
  • Lovegrove, B. G. 2000. The Zoogeography of Mammalian Basal Metabolic Rate. American Naturalist 156:201-219.
  • Martin, E. P. 1956. A population study of the prarie vole (Microtus ochrogaster) in Northeastern Kansas. Publications of the Museum of Natural History of the University of Kansas 8:361-416.
  • McGuire, B. 1998. Suckling behavior of prairie voles (Microtus ochrogaster). Journal of Mammalogy 79:1184-1190.
  • McNab, B. K. 1992. The Comparative Energetics of Rigid Endothermy - the Arvicolidae. Journal of Zoology 227:585-606.
  • Meserve, P. L. 1971. Population ecology of the Praire vole, Microtus ochrogaster, in the western mixed praire of Nebraska. American Midland Naturalist 86:417-443.
  • Myers, P., R. Espinosa, C. S. Parr, T. Jones, G. S. Hammond, and T. A. Dewey. 2006. The Animal Diversity Web (online). Accessed February 16, 2011 at http://animaldiversity.org. http://www.animaldiversity.org
  • Original description: In Schreber, J.C.D., 1842.  Die saugthiere in abbildungen nach der natur mit beschreibunger von&Schreber&Fortgesetzt von dr. Johann Andreas Wagner&Supplementband 3. abth. Erlangen, Expedition des Schreberschen saugthier und des Esperschen schmetterlingswerkes. 1840-44 (supplements 1-4) p. 592.
  • Orrell T. (custodian) (2013). ITIS Global: The Integrated Taxonomic Information System (version Sept 12). In: Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life, 11th March 2013 (Roskov Y., Kunze T., Paglinawan L., Orrell T., Nicolson D., Culham A., Bailly N., Kirk P., Bourgoin T., Baillargeon G., Hernandez F., De Wever A., eds). Digital resource at www.catalogueoflife.org/col/. Species 2000: Reading, UK.
  • Please refer to the original article for references and additional information.
  • R. D. Bird, Biotic communities of the Aspen Parkland of central Canada, Ecology, 11:356-442, from p. 410 (1930).
  • Richard Weigl (2005) Longevity of Mammals in Captivity; from the Living Collections of the World. Kleine Senckenberg-Reihe 48: Stuttgart.
  • Smith, F. A., S. K. Lyons, S. K. M. Ernest, K. E. Jones, D. M. Kaufman, T. Dayan, P. Marquet, J. H. Brown, and J. P. Haskell. 2003. Body size of late Quaternary mammals. Ecology 84:3403.
  • Stalling (1990) Microtus ochrogaster. Mamm Species, 355:1-9.
  • Stalling, D. 1990. *Microtus ochrogaster*. Mammalian Species, 355: 1-9.
  • Stalling, D. 1999. Prairie vole| Microtus ochrogaster . D Wilson, S Ruff, eds. The Smithsonian Book of North American Mammals. Washington, D.C.: The Smithsonian Institution Press in Association with the American Society of Mammalogists.
  • Stalling, D. T. 1990. Microtus ochrogaster. Mammalian Species 355:1-9.
  • Swihart, R. K., and N. A. Slade. 1989. Differences in Home-Range Size between Sexes of Microtus ochrogaster. Journal of Mammalogy 70:816-820.
  • University of Kansas, 2000. "*Microtus ochrogaster*" (On-line). Mammals of Kansas. Accessed 28 November 2001 at http://www.ksr.ku.edu/libres/Mammals_of_Kansas/microt-ochro.html.
  • Wang, Z. X., and M. A. Novak. 1994. Parental Care and Litter Development in Primiparous and Multiparous Prairie Voles (Microtus-Ochrogaster). Journal of Mammalogy 75:18-23.
  • Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds. 1992. Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 2nd ed., 3rd printing
  • Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds. 1993. Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 2nd ed., 3rd printing. xviii + 1207
  • Wilson, Don E., and F. Russell Cole. 2000. Common Names of Mammals of the World
  • Wilson, Don E., and F. Russell Cole. 2000. Common Names of Mammals of the World. xiv + 204
  • Yoshinaga, Y., T. Okayama, W. Ohno, and S. Shiraishi. 1997. Growth, development, and reproductive patterns in the Japanese field vole, Microtus montebelli. Journal of Mammalogy 78:830-838.

Disclaimer

EOL content is automatically assembled from many different content providers. As a result, from time to time you may find pages on EOL that are confusing.

To request an improvement, please leave a comment on the page. Thank you!